Australia, New Zealand and Britain are among the highest producers of sheep meat. Sheep farming goes back to around 10,000 BC, when wild mouflon were domesticated in ancient Mesopotamia (now Iraq). The Bible tells us that wealth was measured in flocks. The king of Israel taxed his subjects according to the [more…]
Congratulations to Neville Gibson, winner of last month’s Enigma online crossword competition. Neville will receive a $100 Prize Cheque, courtesy of Lovatts Crosswords & Puzzles.
When you read that a famous person has died, remember it may not be true: premature death reports are becoming more common. There is nothing new about this. In 1816, the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge heard his death mentioned in a hotel by a man reading out a newspaper report [more…]
Congratulations to Sharon Nicol – Mcindoe, winner of last month’s Enigma online crossword competition. Sharon will receive a $100 Prize Cheque, courtesy of Lovatts Crosswords & Puzzles.
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